Allegheny College: Statistics

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#501 of 2,496 In the United States
#28 of 155 In Pennsylvania
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Religion
United Methodist
Acceptance rate
73%
Average SAT
1245
Average ACT
27
Avg. cost to attend
$26,376 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
1,667
Male:Female Ratio
43:57
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree
Website
allegheny.edu

Allegheny College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 73% 67% 78%
Applicants 4,380 2,006 2,374
Admissions 3,204 1,342 1,862
Freshmen enrolled full time 400 186 214

25 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
186 or 47%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1140
or below

75% of them
had 1350
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Allegheny College are 1140-1350 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
107 or 27%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 24
or below

75% of them
had 30
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Allegheny College are 24-30 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
SAT/ACT Considered but not required
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White 1128 (68%)
Hispanic 145 (9%)
Black or African American 143 (9%)
Two or more races 67 (4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 61 (4%)
Asian 60 (4%)
Nonresident Alien 58 (3%)
American Indian or Alaska Native 1 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$26,376/year
Average aid awarded
$38,872
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K $17,681
$30-48K $18,748
$48-75K $21,460
$75-110K $25,984
$110K+ $30,854

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district $50,480
Tuition in-state $50,480
Tuition out-of-state $50,480
Fee in-district $500
Fee in-state $500
Fee out-of-state $500

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity 1,793
Combined charge for room and board $13,080
Room charge $6,900
Meal charge $6,180

Allegheny College Majors

Major Bachelor's
Economics, General 42
Environmental Science 37
Biology & Biological Sciences, General 33
Communication, General 32
Psychology, General 32
Neuroscience 23
Computer Science 20
English Language and Literature, General 20
International Public Health & International Health 20
Biochemistry 17
Environmental Studies 16
International Relations and Affairs 16
Physics, General 14
History, General 12
Political Science and Government, General 12
Community Organization and Advocacy 9
Mathematics, General 9
Chemistry, General 7
Philosophy 5
Geology & Earth Science, General 4
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other 3
Computer Software Engineering 2
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General 2
Fine & Studio Arts, General 2
French Language and Literature 2
Spanish Language and Literature 2
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other 1
Geological and Earth Sciences & Geosciences, Other 1
Religion & Religious Studies 1
Speech Communication and Rhetoric 1
Grand Total 397
Total Men Women
Graduation rate 73% 69% 75%
  • Full-time retention rate - 84%
  • Part-time retention rate - 50%

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,594
Citations
52,780

Publication / Citation count by topic

Medicine
427 / 20,801
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
382 / 4,332
Biology
249 / 12,353
Environmental Science
194 / 9,551
Computer Science
134 / 3,068
Chemistry
129 / 4,380
Surgery
123 / 5,469
Psychology
116 / 6,792
Political Science
102 / 751
Ecology
93 / 5,661
Physics
92 / 1,899
Business
85 / 1,036
Economics
83 / 1,142
Engineering
78 / 2,897
Art & Design
72 / 200
Sociology
69 / 1,090
History
54 / 39
Cardiology
52 / 2,296
Mathematics
45 / 1,634
Demography
41 / 1,492
Theology / Divinity / Religious studies
36 / 8
Radiology and Nuclear medicine
36 / 1,843
Materials Science
34 / 617
Biochemistry
33 / 2,283
Astrophysics and Astronomy
31 / 977
Geography and Cartography
31 / 1,229
Pathology
31 / 2,414
Political Economy
30 / 230
Anesthesiology
30 / 3,229
Health Science
29 / 1,134
Philosophy
29 / 20
Development Studies
28 / 259
Communications and Public Relations
28 / 800
Social Psychology
27 / 1,943
Child Psychology
26 / 2,732
Law
26 / 230
Neuroscience
26 / 1,645
Gender Studies
25 / 267
Geology
25 / 988
Molecular Biology
25 / 1,512

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 19 86
1992 19 124
1993 19 148
1994 31 166
1995 22 159
1996 67 194
1997 180 400
1998 211 820
1999 93 1524
2000 42 2083
2001 25 2258
2002 18 2419
2003 24 2400
2004 30 2388
2005 28 2273
2006 37 2395
2007 32 2251
2008 32 2339
2009 48 2293
2010 58 2603
2011 50 2529
2012 52 2589
2013 54 2830
2014 63 2709
2015 70 2634
2016 54 2733
2017 49 2741
2018 48 2619
2019 60 2826
2020 55 3173
2021 51 3280

Allegheny College alumni

  1. William McKinley

    William McKinley
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1843-1901 (aged 58)
    Occupations
    lawyerstatespersonpolitician
    Biography

    William McKinley was the 25th president of the United States, serving from 1897 until his assassination in 1901. He was president during the Spanish–American War of 1898, raised protective tariffs to boost American industry, and rejected the expansionary monetary policy of free silver, keeping the nation on the gold standard.

  2. Trent Reznor

    Trent Reznor
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1965-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    singermusicianmanufacturerguitaristpianist
    Biography

    Michael Trent Reznor is an American musician, singer, songwriter, record producer, and composer. He serves as the lead vocalist, multi-instrumentalist, and principal songwriter of the industrial rock band Nine Inch Nails, which he founded in 1988 and of which he was the sole official member until 2016. The first Nine Inch Nails album, Pretty Hate Machine (1989), was a commercial and critical success. Reznor has since released 11 more Nine Inch Nails studio albums.

  3. R. Budd Dwyer

    R. Budd Dwyer
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1939-1987 (aged 48)
    Occupations
    politicianteacher
    Biography

    Robert Budd Dwyer was an American politician who served as the 30th state treasurer of Pennsylvania. He served from 1965 to 1971 as a Republican member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives and from 1971 to 1981 as a member of the Pennsylvania State Senate representing the state's 50th district. Dwyer then served as the 30th treasurer of Pennsylvania from January 20, 1981, to January 22, 1987, when he committed suicide during a live press conference.

  4. Clarence Darrow

    Clarence Darrow
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1857-1938 (aged 81)
    Occupations
    writerlawyerjurist
    Biography

    Clarence Seward Darrow was an American lawyer who became famous in the early 20th century for his involvement in the Leopold and Loeb murder trial and the Scopes "Monkey" Trial. He was a leading member of the American Civil Liberties Union, and a prominent advocate for Georgist economic reform.

General info

Founded 1815
Colors blue, gold
Academic Calendar September to May
Total FTE staff 435
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Address 520 N Main St
Meadville, Pennsylvania, 16335-3902
United States
City population 13,000
Phone 8143323100
Fax +1 (814) 337 0431

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